Software requirements, server side
OS: OS-independent, tested on Linux, Windows 10 Professional and Windows Server 2012 R2
Java: JRE 1.8.0_91 and newer
If you want to use encryption to encrypt the DB password, we recommend using JRE 1.8.0_161 and newer, or if you are using older versions you have to install the JCE Unlimited Strength extension from here: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/jce8-download-2133166.html (the downloaded zip contains the readme and the installation instructions).
Apache Tomcat 8.5
Make sure that you follow the installation steps carefully:
MySQL 5.1 - 5.7 or Oracle 11g or 12c for the internal registration database, and theoretically any JDBC-compatible DBMS for the configured upstream connection
Check the installation guide for make the DBSM deployment easier.
Configured SMTP mail server for e-mail feedback on registration
JChem Oracle Cartridge is not needed
Software requirements, client side
Java: JRE 1.6 - 1.8 (needed when using MarvinSketch applet in all browsers, and in Internet Explorer 11 also for the file uploads)
Web browser: a recent version of Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari, or Internet Explorer 11+
ChemDraw 14 or above up to 18.x has to be installed with the ActiveX Browser component, when intending to use ChemDraw as a structure editor
Hardware requirements, server side
Depends mainly on the database size
At least 2-4 cores are recommended
4-8 GB RAM or more, at least 3 GB should be provided explicitly for the Tomcat JVM.
Cca 500 MB disk space for the application, additional 1 GB during deployment for temporary files; data storage disk space requirements highly depend on the number of structures, approximately 5 GB / 1 M structures
Hardware requirements, client side
At least 4 GB RAM suggested if large (> 10000 structures) SD files are processed during bulk upload
Recommended minimum display resolution 1366x768